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Step Right Up and Join the Circus

The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis invites you to its newest exhibit: Circus—Starring YOU! Bring your family to the big top and learn what it’s like to be a circus performer. You can practice balance with virtual goggles, learn how to Read more >

Santa’s Big Arrival at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

The holiday season has arrivedand so has Santa! This past Friday Santa arrived at The Childrens Museum of Indianapolisin style with none other than IndyCar 500 Pole-sitter Ed Carpenter! Santas speedy driver raced to the worlds largest childrens museum in Read more >

Indiana-Inspired Gift Ideas

This year, I’ve decided to buy local or from independent sources, So here are a few ideas for Indiana-inspired gifts for everyone on your list, regardless of interest. Read more >

9 Tips for Visiting the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis’ Wicked Workshop

The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis’s annual haunted house and fundraiser is, for some families, a yearly tradition of Halloween fun. But if you’ve never been, it can be a bit tricky (no pun intended!) to figure out when to go Read more >

Traveling Exhibit Honoring the Tuskegee Airmen Coming to Indianapolis

The Childrens Museum of Indianapolis, in partnership with the Capitol City Ford Indianapolis Air Show,will host a traveling exhibit paying tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen! The Red Tail Squadron RISE ABOVE exhibit will offer a short film about what the Read more >

Mr. Potato Head at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

Just when I think I’ve seen and experienced all there is at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, along comes an exhibit that impresses me once again, and more importantly, delights my son. The Adventures of Mr. Potato Head hits that Read more >

Some BIG Cheerleaders for the Big Game

When I say that everyone in Indianapolis is gearing up for the Big Game, I do mean everyone. Men, women, children and dinosaurs. Yes, you read that right. Even the dinosaurs outside the world’s largest children’s museum are spreading the Read more >

Ringing in the New Year Around Indiana with Kids

You might think that when you embark on a life with young kids that celebrating New Year’s Eve is a thing of the past. Afterall, the typical New Year’s Eve late night soiree, with fancy clothing, loud music and lots Read more >

Get Cozy with Super Scarves

Last week’s 40 degree temperatures had me curling up on the couch each evening under a blanket. This is the time of year when I typically dig out my knitting needles after a summer hiatus and get started on a Read more >